Writing Research Papers

The following resources can help you craft a better research paper.  Learn about the types of research papers, how to prepare a thesis statement, and how to organize…

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Resumes and cover letters

Resume writing tips Cover letter writing tips Sample resume A – Term 4 mechanical student Sample resume B – Term 6 civil student Sample resume C – Term 6…

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Writing technical reports

As professional engineers, you will be expected to communicate with those both inside and outside your chosen field of study.  Being able to communicate complex technical practices and processes…

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Referencing

Learning proper citation and referencing technique is an essential skill that all university students must learn to master. But it takes time and practice to become proficient at…

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Presentations

Tips for giving effective presentations Article – “Beyond the Bullet Point”  Engaging engineering student presentations    

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Plagiarism

Did you know that you may be committing plagiarism without realizing it? Although most students understand that buying a paper online or copying another student’s work is plagiarism, many…

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Professional email

Email is the preferred form of correspondence between instructors/students and on the job. Ensuring that you are communicating in a professional manner is very important.  Informality may be…

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